Explosion at medical school kills one

Dec. 27, 2012 at 11:45 AM   |   0 comments

CHERNIVTSI, Ukraine, Dec. 27 (UPI) -- An explosion Thursday at Ukraine's Chernivtsi Medical University left one man dead and two others wounded, officials said.

Interfax news agency reported that a man set off an explosive device, killing himself, in one of the buildings of a medical university in Chernivtsi. His identity hasn't been released.

Two other people -- a 42-year-old professor and an 18-year-old student -- were injured in the blast and were hospitalized.

Police officers were investigating the explosion, ForUm reported.

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